The Big 8 CKLW is off the air

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The Big 8 CKLW is off the air

Postby jon » Sat May 06, 2017 11:07 am

Anyone heard any updates to this story?

AM800 is broadcasting on sister station AM580 after transmitter fire
CTV Windsor
Published Monday, May 1, 2017 1:27PM EDT

AM800 CKLW is currently broadcasting on its sister station AM580 after a transmitter fire.

No word on what caused the fire or how much damage was done.

You can also listen to AM800's news and talk-programming online or via the iHeartradio app.
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Re: The Big 8 CKLW is off the air

Postby skyvalleyradio » Sat May 06, 2017 3:20 pm

jon - midwest DXers have reported that 800 CKLW came back on air Thursday but I can't verify this nor the report that the power may be reduced to 10 kW due to the fire. 580 CKWW is apparently back to oldies & no longer simulcasting
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